March 21, 2017

Rio Olympic gold medallist Michael Jung (Germany) and silver medallist Astier Nicolas (France), with their Olympic horses, head the very high class list of entries for the 2017 Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials. Michael of course is also defending the title he won in 2016, when Badminton was his third and final winning leg of… Read more »

March 17, 2017

Major work to take show jumping facilities up to international levels, is set to take place at the Great Yorkshire Showground. Show jumping legend Graham Fletcher has backed the Yorkshire Agricultural Society’s (YAS) investment of £70,000 to improve conditions in the collecting ring. The two month project will see half the ring feature an Olympic… Read more »

March 16, 2017

Devon County Show’s appeal for hand-made poppies has reached its 11,000 target more than two months early thanks to the support of creative, local people. The appeal was launched in October with a target of collecting the red poppies in time for this year’s Show on May 18-20 at Westpoint, Exeter. ‘Devon Remembers’ will be… Read more »

February 22, 2017

The Chief Executive of FACE (Farming & Countryside Education) is to head up a panel of UK agricultural show experts speaking at a national Learning Day in Staffordshire this week. Dan Corlett will join representatives from the Royal Bath & West, Royal Norfolk, Royal Cheshire, Royal Three Counties, Devon County, Westmorland, Newport, Pembrokeshire & Driffield… Read more »